Gamelan Concert


Feb
15
2014

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  • Host Department: Center for World Performance Studies (CWPS)
  • Date: 02/15/2014
  • Time: 8:00 PM

  • Location: Walgreen Drama Center, Stamps Auditorium

  • Description:

    The Javanese gamelan, an ensemble of drums, gongs, and metallophones, will be performing Javanese classical music and dance under the direction of famous Javanese musician and puppeteer Midiyanto, who will be in residence for the first six weeks of the Winter 2014 semester, teaching gamelan as well as a min-course on Javanese puppetry. The concert will feature two dance pieces and a piece for gamelan and double bass by Lou Harrison. Free - no tickets required.

    This event is sponsored by the School of Music, Theatre & Dance. CWPS is a co-sponsor.